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27th September 2022

The Vaults pub in Middlewich gets a makeover

Pub owners, Red Oak Taverns has completed a refurbishment at the local High Street pub, The Vaults in Middlewich.  The pub which has been run by long serving landlady, Bev Bryning worked with Red Oak Taverns to ensure the new look pub had everything the community needed.

Both the interior and exterior of the site has been redecorated with the outside area improved, creating additional seating and an external TV screen and lighting.  Inside, the pub has been completely renovated with new toilets, six large screens that feature Sky and BT sports. The interior is air conditioned throughout and has new furniture and flooring, fixed seating, high tables, a dance floor and brand new bar and product range.

Speaking about the transformed pub, landlady Bev Bryning said, “We are overjoyed at the refurbishment.  The pub is one of two halves with the older crowd in the week and the younger ones at the weekend and it now has everything for all of them.  The new bar and toilets are a complete transformation”.

Adding Bev said, “It has been brilliant working with Red Oak Taverns. They took on board what I wanted with the refurbishment and the result is amazing”.

Business development manager for Red Oak Taverns, Barry Lee said, “Bev has operated the pub since 2008 and she knew what the pub needed and what the customers wanted so together we were able to achieve a great renovation that will serve the local area for a long time in the future”.

The pub investment has created two new jobs at the pub which currently employs 11 local people.

Red Oak Taverns owns over 200 pubs across England and continue to invest in their pub estate to ensure each pub has the right environment for its customers.


Background Red Oak Taverns

Formed in 2011 by Aaron Brown and Mark Grunnell, Red Oak Taverns is an entrepreneurial, independent national pub company which comprises 208 leased, tenanted and freehold pubs.  The Company is privately-owned by its co-founders and a small number of like-minded individual investors.   The pub estate is mainly concentrated in the South, South West, North West and the Midlands with some sites located nationally.  Red Oak Taverns prides itself on its flexible partnerships with its Tenant Partners with the aim of developing long-lasting relationships.

Further details can be found on the Company’s website:

Press release from Darls Communications

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